Ron White is a famous stand-up comedian, actor, and a writer in America. He is probably most famous for being a member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. Most of his albums ranked top positions on the US comedy and US Country chart. To know more about the net worth of Ron White in 2020, keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Ronald Dee White was born on December 18, 1956, in Fritch, Texas, to his parents Barbara Joan Craig and Charles Don White. He attended the Deer Park High School which is located near Houston, Texas. He completed his schooling in 1976.
Since childhood, he is a passionate fisherman and has a keen hobby of fishing. Before returning to the U.S. to pursue comedy, he used to live in Mexico for some time and purchased a pottery factory there.
White got married to Lori Brice in 1981. The couple was blessed with a son named Marshall. In 1993, they got separated. He was then married to Barbara Dobbs in 2004 and got separated in 2008. Later in 2013, he married Margo Rey who is a musician, singer-songwriter, and cancer survivor. In July 2017, Rey filed for a divorce.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Ron White was a member of Blue Collar Comedy Tours along with Bill Engvall, Larry the Cable Guy, and Jeff Foxworthy. He was the co-founder of a group named Organica Music Group along with producer Michael Blakey in 2010 which supports emerging and also established comedians and musician.
He had even played the role of Judge for the show entitled The Gong Show with Dave Attell as one of the celebrity judges. He rose to fame for having the talent of making people laugh. His Facebook page is completely filled with one-liners and quick, dry jokes which keeps his fans engaging to him and entertained.
He has an awesome sense of humor, that he shares with his fans every now and then. Other than the Blue Collar Comedy Tour CDs and films, White has even recorded some solo projects entitled Tater Salad aka.
He is well-known for his stand-up skits such as Busted in Des Moines, Behavioral Problems, You Can’t Fix Stupid, They Call Me Tater Salad, A Little Unprofessional. He was designated as Ron White Day on April 27, 2009, in the State of Texas by Texas legislative officials.
In 2015, he stated that he was running for President of the United States as an independent candidate in 2016.
Ron White was nominated for the Grammy Award two times. His album Drunk in Public reached #2 on the US Heatseekers charts and US Comedy and also #11 on the US Country chart. In 2006, his album You Can’t Fix Stupid was reached #1 on the US Comedy chart and #2 on the US Country chart.
Net Worth & Earnings:
And now we get into the actual calculations of Roy White net worth. The estimated net worth of White is around $45 million. He made all this fortune by becoming the most popular comedian. He owns a Montecito house which worth $3.595 million. The money made from his Blue Collar Comedy Tours is around $15 million.
Apart from his acting career, he has also published a book named I Had the Right to Remain Silent…But I Didn’t Have the Ability, which is a combination of childhood stories and some of his comedy. He is popular for his habit of drinking alcohol and smoking cigarettes while he is acting. He has also starred in the Showtime series entitled Roadies where he played the role as Phil.